Liberty & Co Knox terracotta planter

Code: 10474

Superb and rarely seen Liberty & Co Art Nouveau tall cylindrical terracotta jardiniere of tall tapering form; by their renowned designer, Archibald Knox; c1900. 
Beautiful Celtic style piercings, giving the piece almost a ghostly & futuristic "Spook School" humanoid/alien facial form. 
Similar examples illustrated in DR Stephen Martin`s book on Knox, page 277.
Just over 2ft high. Slight damage.
Liberty & Co Knox terracotta planter